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We have a WINNER!

In Contest, Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On December 22, 2014 0 Comments

Just in time for Christmas – we have a WINNER! Nancy Gossard of Lake Wales, Florida is the WINNER of the $100 American Express gift certificate!  Woo hoo! … Read More »

just do it final

Nike ad “Yes, this is a goddess” from 1992

In Random Thoughts On December 21, 2014 0 Comments

I mentioned in a previous post that when I was much younger (like around 9 or 10), I collected sayings and quotes from magazines with the intention of… Read More »

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Traveling with Kids and Parents – What to Look for in a Destination

In General Considerations, Multigenerational Travel On December 18, 2014 0 Comments

In a 2011 study on multigenerational travel, Preferred Hotel Group found that 40% of the participants (20.8 million individuals or households in the USA) had, in the year… Read More »

be yourself final

You do not have to be your mother…

In Random Thoughts On December 16, 2014 0 Comments

When I was young, I used to cut out and save awesome quotes that I ran across in books, magazines and newspapers. I had a dream that someday… Read More »

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Article in Playtimes magazine – December 2014 Edition

In Articles, Media On December 6, 2014 0 Comments

I’m excited to share an article I wrote for the December edition of Playtimes magazine entitled Changes in Attitude, Changes in Latitude on what else, traveling with your… Read More »

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James Bond returns in SPECTRE!

In Movies On December 4, 2014 0 Comments

The Grubb Family has a long standing obsession with James Bond that stretches back 35+ years! I saw my 1st Bond movie in the theater in 1979 –… Read More »

Win a $100 Amex gift certificate

If you’re 55+ and have traveled with your adult child, don’t miss this chance to win a $100 Amex Gift Certificate!!

In Contest, Planes, Canes, and Automobiles On November 30, 2014 0 Comments

I’m excited to announce that I’m two chapters away from wrapping up Planes, Canes, and Automobiles: Connecting with Your Parents Through Travel. The final chapter features senior-to-senior advice… Read More »

Win a $100 Amex gift certificate

Terms & Conditions – Travel with Aging Parents Sweepstakes

In Contest On November 30, 2014 0 Comments

Complete Terms & Conditions for Travel with Aging Parents Sweepstakes. No purchase necessary to enter or win. Completing the survey does not improve your chances of winning. Void… Read More »

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Cash or Credit Cards when Traveling Overseas

In Need to Know, Packing Suggestions On November 19, 2014 0 Comments

Tom from North Carolina is taking his father to Italy and he asked: Should I use cash or credit cards when traveling overseas? And what precautions do I… Read More »

Severe weather tornados

Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters opens TODAY at the American Museum of Natural History

In North America On November 15, 2014 0 Comments

Earlier this week, I had the pleasure of previewing the new exhibit at the American Museum of Natural History: Nature’s Fury: The Science of Natural Disasters, and WOW… Read More »